This policy guidance is a primer that lays bare the essential elements of parking policy that can help to decongest as well as reduce pollution and fuel guzzling in cities. This document is based on emerging principles from global experiences and practices, literature review and field assessment of local initiatives in cities.

For a city that boasts of a priceless 6% of road space, parking has always been a nightmare in Kolkata.

PUNE: Doing their bit to show they care for the environment forms a major part of a few corporators' busy schedule since they believe in leading by example.

Fans of Connaught Place are loving its resurgent new avatar, with many swanky new restaurants giving it some of its old mojo back.

A high-powered committee on 'Decongestion of Traffic in Delhi' constituted by Minister of Urban Development M.

Noida: The Gurudwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha located at Sector 18 is all set to have its own parking space.

The document provides an overview of the different approaches to on-street parking management and provides advice to policy makers dealing with problems arising from unmanaged on-street parking. It addresses common problems that occur from illegal parking and circulating traffic searching for parking and points out approaches to overcome them.

Charges for surface parking lots in areas with multi-level facilities could be hiked by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation to encourage the use of the latter.

SMP2.0 has been collaborating with six cities to test and refine its methodology and tools for integrated sustainable urban mobility planning. Indore has been one of the six cities and has worked with Ford Motors (lead), BMW Group, Feedback Brisa Highways (Ezeeway), Volkswagen and Fujitsu from July 2014.

Urban transport systems are essential for economic development and improving citizens' quality of life. To establish high-quality and affordable transport systems, cities must ensure their financial sustainability to fund new investments in infrastructure while also funding maintenance and operation of existing facilities and services.